Johan Lidberg

I am Associate Professor in journalism in the School of Media, Film and Journalism, MFJ, at Monash University. My roles in the school are Deputy Head of Journalism and Director of the MA courses in Journalism, Journalism and International Relations and our double MA with Warwick university, UK, in Journalism and International Studies. I teach Journalism Law and Ethics and Journalism In Society at undergraduate and post graduate levels and supervise honours, Masters and PhD students. My main research areas are Freedom of Information, access to information and media accountability, journalism ethics and reporting climate change and the environment.

I will also supervise post graduate students in the following areas:

  • Information access and WikiLeaks
  • Freedom of speech and public interest issues
  • Business and financial reporting
  • Political reporting
  • Reporting climate change
  • Reporting war and conflict

This blog describes my research and will also contain analysis and comment pieces related to my areas of interest. In the publications menu you will find some of my journal articles in full text version and links to those available on-line. You will find my full research profile here.